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incumbency
American English: /ɪnˈkəmbənsi/
British English: /ɪnˈkʌmb(ə)nsi/

Translation of incumbency in Spanish:

noun plural -cies

countable or uncountable
  • 1.1 (holding of office) the built-in advantages of incumbency
    las ventajas que conlleva estar en el poder
    Example sentences
    • His chief advantage is his incumbency and its inherent command of the free-media forum that will be pivotal over the next eight weeks.
    • To minimize the advantages incumbency might otherwise confer on a lucky few, power should be shared as widely as possible consistent with maintaining order.
    • One of the regrets of my incumbency, probably, should be that I have not given as much comfort and succour as I could have done, to all the local hostelries, taverns, or pubs.
    1.2 (Religion)

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.